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Jeffrey Martin Toohill

Jeffrey Martin Toohill 53 of Clinton, IL passed away 10:50 PM November 10, 2023 at his family residence, Clinton, IL.

Mass Of Christian Burial will be 10 AM Friday, November17, 2023 at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Wapella, IL with Fr. Thomas Szydlik Celebrant. Burial will follow at St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Wapella, IL. Visitation will be from 5 – 8 PM Thursday, November 16, 2023 at Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, IL. 

Memorials may be directed to Wapella Fire Department or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. 

Jeff was born July 30, 1970 in Clinton, IL the son of Martin “Pete” and Sally (Leonard) Toohill. He married Kimberlee J. Torbert July 8, 1995 in Clinton, IL.

Survivors include his wife, Kim Toohill, Clinton, IL, son, Parker J. Toohill, Chicago, IL, parents, Martin “Pete” and Sally Toohill, Clinton, IL, siblings, Randy (Cathy) Toohill, Wapella, IL; Jackie (Jamie) Deffenbaugh, Normal, IL; Greg (Jennifer) Toohill, Leroy, IL, mother-in-law, Mary Ellen Torbert, Clinton, IL, sister-in-law, Tara (Paul) Wanserski, Monticello, IL, nieces & nephews, Anna (Ryan) Rowley; Kevin Toohill; Max, Peter, and Luke Deffenbaugh; Thomas and Caroline Toohill; and Natalee Wanserski.

Jeff was preceded in death by his son, Spencer Jeffrey Toohill on March 22, 2018 and father-in-law, Jerry L. Torbert on December 4, 2001. 

Jeff worked in agriculture his entire life, the last seven years as manager of Randolph Ag Service in Randolph, IL. He could fix or repair anything and enjoyed family vacations on Fort Myers Beach. He will be greatly missed by family, friends and the farming community.  

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